UFC president Dana White is trying his hardest to possess MMA be the very first game back from the shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. After being made to postpone UFC 249, also declaring all UFC events were set on hold, the company president is likely his next occasion for May 9 in a yet-to-be-determined site.
According to ESPN,” White said he’s operating on the fight for the event, even though UFC needing to postpone events on March 21, March 28, April 11 and April 18 due to their coronavirus. Next on UFC’s pay-per-view program is UFC 250, which was initially scheduled for May 9 at Rio de Janeiro. Even though the present event won’t occur in Brazil, White will attempt to organize another one for this date, and also has a card in your mind.
BREAKING: UFC president Dana White says the company has turned its focus to hosting its next event on May 9 at a location TBD. He remains adamant the company will get back on schedule, and barring outside factors, intends to hold a card on May 9. **Targeted matchups** include … pic.twitter.com/HBcqC8SmH7
— Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN) April 14, 2020